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My Mother's House and Sido (Modern Library)
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My Mother's House and Sido (Modern Library)

By Rossant Colette

New York: Modern Library, 1995. My Mother's House and Sido (Modern Library). 209pp. Book and Jacket in near fine condition. In these charming remniscenses of childhood in Burgundy she pays tribute to her own guiding life force. Colette's cherished mother,Sido is the presiding figure in two of her books. . 1st. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Modern Library.

$4.94

Selected Poetry and Prose of William Blake

By William Blake , Northrop Frye

United States of America: Random House, 1953. 475 pages. modern libray #285. selected poetry and prose of william blake.. 2nd. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Modern Library.

$4.94

Black Narcissus

By Rumer Godden

New York: The Modern Library, 1947. previously owned by j.b. sadler, jr. 294 pages. first modern library edition. mylar cover. In the days when it was the General’s ‘harem’ palace, ladies with their retinues and rich clothes could be seen walking on the high windy terraces. At night, music floated out over villages and gorges far into the early hours. Now the General’s son has bestowed it upon the disciplined Sisters of Mary. Beginning work in the orchards and opening a school and a dispensary for the mountain people, the small band of Sisters are depended for help on the English agent, Mr Dean. But his charm and insolent candour are disconcerting. When he says bluntly ‘This is no place for a nunnery’, it is as if he already knows their destiny.... 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Modern Library.

$17.60

Complete Works and Lwtters of Charles Lamb, The

By Lamb, Charles

New York: Modern Library, 1935. A Modern Library Giant, G 24. Very good in a Good plus dust jacket. Now in a protective mylar cover. This is NOT a stated Modern First Edition. No other edition noted. 1124 pages. Very nice copy. . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Modern Library Giant.

$17.60

The Poems of Robert Frost

By Frost, Robert

New York: Modern Library, 1946. Hardcover. Very Good. A collection of poetry by Robert Frost, with an introductory essay "The Constant Symbol" by the author. A modern library book. 445pp.Modern Library # 242. 2nd. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Modern Library.

$6.18

Best Short Stories of W. Somerset Maughsm

By Maugham, W. Somerset

New Yorjk: Modern Library, 1957. Seventeen memorable tales complete and unabridged. Selected and with an introduction by John Beecroft. Modern Library #14. with dustjacket. 489 pp plus an additional 10 pp of titles by Modern Library. . 2nd. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Modern Library.

$4.94

Selected Writings of Herman Melville. The Complete Stories and Two Full Length Novels, Typee and Billy Budd

By Melville, Herman

New York: Modern Library, 1952. he Complete Stories and Two Full Length Novels, Typee and Billy Budd. A Modern Library Giant. In a very Good dust jacket. 903pp . 2nd. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Modern Library Giant.

$11.43

Droll Stories

By Honore De Balzac

U.S.A.: The Modern Library, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. The Modern Library. No. 193. Circa 1960. 553 pp. including epilouge. Illustrated dustjacket includes Mylar protective covering. Not price clipped. Some tearing on top edge of dustjacket, otherwise very good condition. . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Modern Library.

$4.94

The Life & Opinions of Tristram Shandy

By Sterne, Laurence

U.S.A.: The Modern Library, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. The Modern Library. No. 147. Circa 1960. 674 pp. Illustrated dustjacket includes Mylar protective covering. Not price clipped. Dustjacket is torn in several places, otherwise good condition. . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Modern Library.

$4.94

Stories of Three Decades

By Mann, Thomas

Random House, INC: Modern Library Translated by H. T. Lowe-Porter. Very Good hard cover Modern Library Giant # 84. Dj is not priced clipped with a price of $2.95. The DJ is chipped with loss and now in a protctive mylar cover. 567pp plus 5 pages of the principle works of Thomas Mann and 6 pages of the Complete list ofTitles in the Modern Library.. Stated First Printing.. Hardcover. Very Good Plus/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Modern Library.

$11.43